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  • New K-9 takes to Berwyn’s streets

    BERWYN – Berwyn’s got a new top dog in town.The Berwyn Police Department now has a third K-9 team on ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • Smith objects to 4 Campton Hills candidates

    CAMPTON HILLS – Campton Hills Village President Patsy Smith filed objections to the nominating petitions of four candidates for village offices, seeki ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 8:59 pm
  • Batavia Enterprises seeking second extension for Walgreens project

    BATAVIA – Batavia Enterprises is seeking a second extension of the redevelopment agreement for the proposed new Walgreens store in downtown Batavia as ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 7:19 pm
  • Cary's general fund budget maybe looking at deficit

    CARY – About half-way through the fiscal year, the village's financial consultant is projecting a $210,000 deficit in its general fund, according to v ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 4:05 pm
  • Downers Grove Town Hall offers tour, discussion on future facilities plan

    DOWNERS GROVE – A leaking skylight and space constraints in the Downers Grove Police Station, as well as inefficient and outdated HVAC systems for bot ...
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Comprehensive plan looks at Lemont’s place in the region

    LEMONT – The village of Lemont recently adopted its 2030 Comprehensive Plan, updating the plan last adopted in 2002.
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 8:44 am
  • Grafton Township tax assessment appeal period ends Monday

    Property owners in Grafton Township have until the end of business Monday to challenge their assessments if they choose.
    Dec. 6, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • Kenwood, Senak and Fontana win Civic Betterment election for Glen Ellyn Village Board

    GLEN ELLYN – The ballot for Glen Ellyn's village and library boards in the April election may be set after the Civic Betterment Party held its nominat ...
    Dec. 7, 2014 - 8:28 pm
  • Roskam secures Ways and Means oversight position, vows to 'shine a light'

    Though he wasn't able to secure a move up in the hierarchy of U.S. House Republican leadership, Rep. Peter Roskam, R – Wheaton, will still hold a majo ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 6:33 pm
  • DuPage sheriff's office cleared in gender discrimination suit

    WHEATON – The DuPage County Sheriff's Office has been cleared of allegations of gender discrimination against a former employee, according to a news r ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 4:52 pm
  • Lombard Metra tunnel digging to begin Dec. 12

    LOMBARD – Commuters who use the Lombard Metra station are no strangers to construction at the station, but this month, crews will start digging the un ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 5:05 pm
  • District 94 property tax levy to increase 2.31 percent

    WEST CHICAGO – Community High School District 94 will request a 2.31-percent property tax levy increase for 2015, according to board documents.
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 1:26 pm
  • Brookfield receives $155,688 state siudewalk grant

    BROOKFIELD – The village of Brookfield recently announced it received a $155,688 grant to increase the village's annual sidewalk replacement budget.
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 11:14 am
  • Lombard taxes to increase in 2015

    LOMBARD – The average Lombard household will pay the village $3.11 more in taxes next year after the Lombard Village Board of Trustees approved a $8,7 ...
    Dec. 11, 2014 - 4:31 pm
  • Plans for Lockport community center tabled at meeting

    LOCKPORT – Concerned Lockport Township residents came out in force Thursday to question the township’s plans for a community center. 
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 10:06 pm
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